Samsung, Sony agree to share patents

Samsung Electronics and Sony of Japan signed an agreement to share patents for digital technologies in major products, Samsung said.

"Samsung Electronics and Sony signed a cross-license agreement on December 14, detailing mutual usage of patent portfolios owned by the two companies," Samsung said in a statement.

Read the complete story here. (AFP)

  • aevm
    It's 2009 now. I found a link to this article from Dec 2004, here:
    At least it shouldn't be under "News". Put it under "Trivia from ancient history" or something...